| Nov 21, 2012
| 11:29 AM
Another theater bargain alert!
Hartford Stage is offering half-price tickets for any of Thanksgiving weekend’s five performances of its "A Christmas Carol -- A Ghost Story of Christmas" on sale Friday from midnight to 11:59 pm Nov. 23 only....
| Jul 16, 2013
| 12:29 PM
Hartford Stage is offering a "Christmas in July” special on tickets purchased through July 31 for its 50th anniversary season.
Tickets will be $15 off all main stage productions and $15 off Thanksgiving weekend (Nov. 29-Dec. 1)...
| Oct 28, 2012
| 9:05 AM
The show: Christopher Shinn's "Now of Later" by the Huntington Stage Company, at Wimberly Theater at the Boston Center for the Arts.
Traveling around a bit, no? Connecticut connections pulled me to Beantown for the U.S. premiere of a play by Hartford-...
| Jan 9, 2013
| 1:49 PM
"Moonlight and Magnolias," Ron Hutchinson's comedy about the making of the script to "Gone With the Wind" begins performances this week at West Hartford's Playhouse on Park, 244 Park Road.
Previews begin Wednesday, Jan,. 23, opens Friday, Jan. 25 and...
| Sep 26, 2012
| 5:25 PM
If there can be a Connecticut Wine Trail and a Connecticut Impressionists Trail, then why not a Connecticut Theater Trail?
Is the state tourism office missing a market?
After all, this small-in-size state is packed with Tony Award-winning theaters,...
| May 1, 2013
| 7:29 AM
Hartford Stage will hold auditions for local actors who are current members of Actors' Equity Association, the union of professional American theater actors, for the upcoming 2013-2014 season on May 10 from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. at Hartford Stage Rehearsal...
| Nov 27, 2012
| 12:55 PM
Long Wharf Theatre unveiled Tuesday its renovated facility, the largest improvement project in the theater's nearly 50 year history.
The renovation maintains "the quirky charm of this industrial space but it also makes it more comfortable and accessible...
| Apr 12, 2013
The show: "Abundance" by Beth Henley at Hartford Stage
First impressions: This sweeping frontier saga centers on two special-delivery brides in the American West in the 1860s, and follows their tumultuous lives over 25 years as they face near-...
| Oct 11, 2012
| 12:51 PM
Sexual scenes on stage between two actors are never easy. So when the Tony Award-nominated play by David Ives, "Venus in Fur," called for a riding crop, black patent leather thigh-high boots, dog collars and a slap or two of S&M, a fetishist element was...
| Oct 2, 2012
| 9:00 AM
Jess Barbagallo, Tymberly Canale, Chris Giarmo and Aaron Mattocks will join Mikhail Baryshnikov in the cast of the world premiere stage adaptation of Anton Chekhov's "Man in a Case" to be presented at Hartford Stage Feb. 21 to March 24.
| Mar 19, 2013
| 6:50 AM
Legendary director Harold Prince will co-stage a new musical which is being developed to premiere at Hartford Stage for the 2014-15 season
Prince, 85, revealed the news in an interview with Peter Marks of the Washington Post regarding the postponement...
| May 30, 2013
| 9:47 AM
After 36 Broadway productions over 27 years, John Gromada, who has created soundscapes for dozens of productions at Hartford Stage, Westport Country Playhouse and Long Wharf Theatre, is nominated for his first Tony Award for his work in the play “...